Vidock: Studly Neighs, EveryFriend! How are you all? We are very happy to have our #1 back, along with the apples and carrots! Let me start with this rather nice portrait of me she took a couple of days ago:
I don't want to give you the impression that we spend all our time at the hoof salon, but the day after #1 got back, the farrier came to give us trims and reshoe us. #1 was a bit wobbly on her feet. You would have thought it was her standing on three legs!
I'm a pretty funny guy, dontcha think?!
Violette: Pretty Neighs, Everyone! What he "forgot" to tell you is that, as the last nail was being pounded into his last shoe, Mr. Studly managed to yank the ring out of the wall in the stable block… So I had to be tied to the far side of the wall:
I was an outstandingly well-behaved girl and was praised by one and all!
Here I am wearing my new shoes:
And waiting for #1 to give me my apple: